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Thursday December 02, 2021
Anees Jillani

The writer is an advocate of the Supreme Court.

  • January 11, 2021

    The Hazara killings

    One of the first things one realizes about Pakistan is that its population lives in different eras. A tiny minority is attuned to the latest trends...

  • November 16, 2020

    Democracy has suffered

    The world has heaved a sigh of relief that Joe Biden has clinched the American presidency. Since the end of the World Wars, the US has been acting...

  • October 29, 2020

    After 73 years

    The people of Kashmir observe October 27 as the day of occupation because it was on this day in 1947 that India sent its army to occupy the land of...

  • November 04, 2018

    Confronting cruelty

    Prime Minister Imran Khan has launched the Pakistan Citizens’ Portal to give the public an opportunity to make complaints and have them redressed....

  • July 27, 2018

    The missing rights of the child

    Children constitute 50 percent of Pakistan’s population but remain the most neglected segment of our society. Because they cannot vote, political...

  • May 08, 2018

    A ‘minor incident’

    In Spain last month, hundreds of people protested against the sentence handed down by a court against the five young people of ‘La Manada’ or...

  • April 26, 2018

    Strange cruelty

    Some of you may have heard of Kavaan, the lonesome and only elephant incarcerated in the Islamabad Zoo. His partner Sehli died in May 2012 after...

  • April 09, 2018

    Kashmir deserves better

    There is hardly any arena of our lives that is not touched by the Kashmir dispute. Twenty Kashmiris were shot dead on April 1 in Indian Occupied...

  • March 29, 2018

    Demilitarising Kashmir

    Pakistan claims that 52 of its citizens were killed in 1,300 ceasefire violations by India along the Line of Control in 2017. The latter claims...

  • January 18, 2018

    Nothing’s changed

    It is difficult to hold on to the virtues of positive thinking when it comes to Pakistan. The entire country is being run on a one-minute reactive...